Savor the Sweetness of Being Alive.
Coby Kozlowski, MA, E-RYT, is leading the revolution of inspired action and skillful living; a fierce life coach trainer and contemporary yoga and meditation educator, passionate about real personal leadership and dedicated to freedom of the heart and mind. She has appeared on the cover of Yoga Journal and the cover of Mantra Magazine, and was named as “one of the 7 yoga teachers who have changed the practice [of yoga]”. A reality shifter who empowers others to dismantle limiting beliefs and to skillfully engage with life. Sought after for her heartfelt humor, illuminating wisdom, and powerful punch to wake up and start LIVING. She considers herself a wave rider and guide to help others navigate the waters of life.
Known as a vibrant, well-spoken, relatable, and funny inspirational speaker, workshop leader, and storyteller. She has energy that draws you in and offers tangible nuggets of wisdom that leave you inspired and ready to jump start your life without punishing yourself along the way. She is faculty for Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health, a movement artist, yoga, meditation, and dance educator, expressive arts therapist, and expert in transformative leadership, along with being a professional life coach and inspirational speaker. She has been seen sharing her enthusiasm for creating a conscious life at universities, retreat centers, festivals, conferences, and studios throughout the globe.
She is the founder of Souluna Life Coach Certification training, Founder of 200hr and 300hr Lahari Yoga Teacher Training, Co-founder of Sacred Lasya Yoga Teacher Training in India, founder of Karma Yoga Leadership Intensive: A One-Degree Revolution ™, creator of Ecstatic Prana Dance , creator of the evolutionary education program Quarter-Life Calling: Creating an Extraordinary Life in Your 20’s (pending ™) and a trainer for the Radiance Sutras Meditation Teacher Training.
Coby specializes in working with women, men and young adults who are ready to step into a life of choice, empowerment, embodiment, and conscious living. She believes you need to be true to yourself to be complete and clear; then you can find absolute freedom and ease no matter where you are, who you are with, or what the circumstances may be. Over the years Coby has coached and inspired thousands of extraordinary men and women to dream, explore, and reach their goals. Coby helps you learn to make yourself a priority, create an intention in your life, and feel inspired that anything you want in life is a possibility, and how to make it happen.
Along with her passion for her work, she is a poet, skier, surfer, artist, triathlete (in 2016 completed her first half Ironman!), ultimate frisbee player, fire spinner and hooper, flying trapezist, ukuelele novice, and lover of adventure. Oh, and she just got her turn tables : ) DJ Tropical Forest (aka Cobyk )!
Coby brings to her transformational approach extensive experience in upper-level management, entrepreneurship, coaching, yoga, meditation, positive psychology, neuroscience, and ayurvedic studies. She graduated from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst with a degree in Business Administration and Environmental Studies and her Masters in Transformative Leadership and certificate in expressive art therapy from Lesley University. Studying group dynamics and team development in Mexico on a three-month experiential learning trip with the National Outdoor Leadership School (N.O.L.S) inspired her passion of transformative living. Upon graduation she completed a thesis on group dynamics and leadership and also designed and taught a collegiate class based on her findings. She then had the opportunity to work and train with the Walt Disney World Corporation. She has worked with executives and young adults while managing districts all over the U.S for a major retailer.
Coby leads leadership workshops, offers life coaching and teaches yoga at Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health. She is an E-RYT, registered 500-hour vinyasa flow yoga teacher, 500-hour and 200-hour Kripalu yoga teacher, has completed her 500- hour yoga teacher training with Shiva Rea. She is a certified ayurvedic health educator, certified Yoga Ed. teacher, certified flower essence practitioner, certified Journey Dance and Trance Dance teacher. Some of Coby’s other trainings include participating in Landmark Forum and did her intial coaching training/certification at The Coaches Training Institute. To deepen her facilitation skills she completed a nine month experiential leadership program. She worked with Kripalu’s semester intensive program, a holistic education program for college students. Coby has completed the master level Avatar Training. She is also trained in Eugene Gendlin’s Focusing Technique and Laury Rappaport’s Focusing-Oriented Art Therapy. She completed David Wolfe’s Raw Food Certification program, Alissa Cohen’s level 1-3 Raw Food Certification, and Hippocrates Life Transformation Program. She completed the ACA’s Level 1 SUP Certification and SUP Yoga training. She is currently enrolled in Lonny Jarrett’s 2-year Chinese Medicine Clinical Integration Course. Coby has completed Flower School New York’s floral design professional program.
Check out her Tedx talk!